The table below looks at the statistics for the Data Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Data Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Analyst
Rank 138 130 176
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +46
Contract jobs requiring a Data Analyst 382 390 309
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.63% 1.66% 1.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.77% 1.79% 1.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 280 244 202
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£425 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £200 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 12 18
Average hourly rate £22.00 £30.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.66% +33.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.05 £14.60 £17.28
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £30.00 £28.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.75 £15.88
% change year-on-year
+7.04% +11.81%
Data Analyst
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the London region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
21610 21787 22472
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.18% 92.83% 92.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 15114 14878 15294
Average daily rate £450 £425 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £265 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £620 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 349 401 469
Average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £40.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -2.94%

Data Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Data Analyst in the job title across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Data Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in London

Data Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Data Analyst across the London region.

Data Analyst Daily Rate Trend in London

Data Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Data Analyst across the London region over the 3 months to 4 August 2015.

Data Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in London

Data Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Data Analyst across the London region.

Data Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in London

Data Analyst
Hourly Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Data Analyst across the London region over the 3 months to 4 August 2015.

Data Analyst Hourly Rate Histogram in London

Data Analyst
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Data Analyst within the London region over the 3 months to 4 August 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London 0 118 £445 +11.25% 23
Croydon - 2 £70 - 1
Romford - 2 - -
Twickenham - 2 - -
Uxbridge - 2 £321 -
Brentford 0 1 - -
Bromley -5 1 - -
Feltham -5 1 £368 -
Docklands, London -9 1 £280 -55.20%
Canary Wharf -12 1 £475 -13.63%
Data Analyst
England

Data Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region that cited Data Analyst in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Data Analyst in their job title.

1 351 (47.11%) SQL
2 250 (33.56%) Finance
3 238 (31.95%) Data Analysis
4 193 (25.91%) Banking
5 129 (17.32%) Migration
6 121 (16.24%) MS Excel
6 121 (16.24%) Data Modelling
7 111 (14.90%) Analytics
8 109 (14.63%) Analytical Skills
9 105 (14.09%) Data Migration
10 101 (13.56%) Data Management
11 94 (12.62%) Data Warehouse
12 83 (11.14%) SQL Server
13 81 (10.87%) Microsoft
14 77 (10.34%) ETL
15 74 (9.93%) VBA
16 73 (9.80%) Business Analysis
17 69 (9.26%) Business Intelligence
18 62 (8.32%) Data Quality
19 60 (8.05%) Oracle
20 59 (7.92%) Investment Banking
20 59 (7.92%) Validation
21 57 (7.65%) SAS
22 56 (7.52%) Data Mapping
23 52 (6.98%) Data Cleansing
23 52 (6.98%) Degree
24 51 (6.85%) Data Governance
25 50 (6.71%) Agile Software Development
26 49 (6.58%) CRM
26 49 (6.58%) T-SQL

Data Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region that cited Data Analyst in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Data Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 57 (7.65%) SAS
2 37 (4.97%) SharePoint
3 4 (0.54%) Apache Pig
3 4 (0.54%) CMS
4 2 (0.27%) LiveCycle
4 2 (0.27%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (0.27%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.13%) Apache Spark
5 1 (0.13%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.13%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.13%) IIS
5 1 (0.13%) IBM Notes
5 1 (0.13%) Apache
Applications
1 121 (16.24%) MS Excel
2 45 (6.04%) MS PowerPoint
3 34 (4.56%) MS Office
4 26 (3.49%) MS Visio
5 15 (2.01%) SPSS
6 8 (1.07%) Spreadsheet
7 5 (0.67%) FastStats
7 5 (0.67%) PowerPivot
8 2 (0.27%) Open Workbench
8 2 (0.27%) MS Project
9 1 (0.13%) Weka
Business Applications
1 24 (3.22%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (0.81%) SimCorp Dimension
2 6 (0.81%) Markit EDM
3 5 (0.67%) Eagle PACE
3 5 (0.67%) SAP HR
4 4 (0.54%) Oracle General Ledger
5 3 (0.40%) SAP TEM
5 3 (0.40%) SAP FI/CO
5 3 (0.40%) SAP FI
5 3 (0.40%) SAP CO
6 2 (0.27%) SAP PM
6 2 (0.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 2 (0.27%) Dynamics AX
6 2 (0.27%) Towers Watson Igloo
7 1 (0.13%) Hyperion Planning
7 1 (0.13%) Unica
7 1 (0.13%) Sage BI
7 1 (0.13%) Remedy ITSM
7 1 (0.13%) thinkFolio
7 1 (0.13%) SAP HCM
Cloud Services
1 6 (0.81%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (0.54%) SaaS
2 4 (0.54%) Google Analytics
3 2 (0.27%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (0.27%) SuccessFactors
4 1 (0.13%) Force.com
4 1 (0.13%) PaaS
4 1 (0.13%) SmartFocus
4 1 (0.13%) Adobe Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 3 (0.40%) Kerberos
2 2 (0.27%) TCP/IP
2 2 (0.27%) DNS
2 2 (0.27%) SSL
2 2 (0.27%) VLAN
2 2 (0.27%) LDAP
3 1 (0.13%) LAN
3 1 (0.13%) VoIP
3 1 (0.13%) Cisco IPT
3 1 (0.13%) Network Security
3 1 (0.13%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (0.13%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 1 (0.13%) Internet
3 1 (0.13%) DSL
3 1 (0.13%) IP Telephony
3 1 (0.13%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 94 (12.62%) Data Warehouse
2 83 (11.14%) SQL Server
3 39 (5.23%) Big Data
4 38 (5.10%) Data Mining
5 35 (4.70%) Relational Database
6 32 (4.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 26 (3.49%) QlikView
7 26 (3.49%) BusinessObjects
8 23 (3.09%) MS Access
8 23 (3.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 22 (2.95%) Hadoop
10 15 (2.01%) RDBMS
11 13 (1.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 12 (1.61%) Oracle Database
13 11 (1.48%) NoSQL
14 10 (1.34%) Base SAS
15 8 (1.07%) Pentaho
15 8 (1.07%) DataStage
15 8 (1.07%) SQL Server 2012
16 7 (0.94%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 11 (1.48%) ERwin
2 9 (1.21%) Talend Open Studio
3 6 (0.81%) Visual Studio
3 6 (0.81%) Toad
4 5 (0.67%) PowerDesigner
5 3 (0.40%) JIRA
5 3 (0.40%) Eclipse
6 2 (0.27%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 2 (0.27%) PVCS
6 2 (0.27%) LSMW
6 2 (0.27%) Subversion
7 1 (0.13%) Maven
7 1 (0.13%) Selenium
General
1 250 (33.56%) Finance
2 193 (25.91%) Banking
3 59 (7.92%) Investment Banking
4 45 (6.04%) Retail
5 44 (5.91%) Marketing
6 30 (4.03%) Legal
7 16 (2.15%) Telecoms
7 16 (2.15%) Retail Banking
8 15 (2.01%) Front Office
9 9 (1.21%) Financial Institution
10 8 (1.07%) Back Office
11 7 (0.94%) Games
11 7 (0.94%) Law
12 6 (0.81%) Corporate Banking
13 5 (0.67%) Electronics
14 4 (0.54%) Manufacturing
14 4 (0.54%) General Ledger
15 3 (0.40%) Advertising
15 3 (0.40%) Publishing
16 2 (0.27%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (2.95%) XML
2 8 (1.07%) FpML
3 7 (0.94%) .NET
4 6 (0.81%) Web Services
5 5 (0.67%) REST
6 4 (0.54%) MDX
6 4 (0.54%) FIX Protocol
6 4 (0.54%) SOAP
7 3 (0.40%) JSON
7 3 (0.40%) SciPy
7 3 (0.40%) RESTful
8 2 (0.27%) Mason
8 2 (0.27%) NumPy
8 2 (0.27%) COM
8 2 (0.27%) XSD
8 2 (0.27%) XML Schema
8 2 (0.27%) Middleware
9 1 (0.13%) HTML
9 1 (0.13%) Google Maps API
9 1 (0.13%) OLE
Miscellaneous
1 109 (14.63%) Analytical Skills
2 40 (5.37%) Statistics
3 36 (4.83%) Fixed Income
4 32 (4.30%) Visualisation
5 28 (3.76%) Management Information System
6 24 (3.22%) Reference Data
7 23 (3.09%) Data Centre
8 22 (2.95%) Data Integration
8 22 (2.95%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 21 (2.82%) Data Extraction
9 21 (2.82%) Data Structures
10 20 (2.68%) Credit Risk
11 17 (2.28%) Equities
12 15 (2.01%) NHS
12 15 (2.01%) Mathematics
13 12 (1.61%) Learning Management System
14 11 (1.48%) FMCG
15 10 (1.34%) Derivative
16 9 (1.21%) Taxonomies
17 6 (0.81%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 13 (1.74%) Windows
2 9 (1.21%) UNIX
3 8 (1.07%) Linux
4 3 (0.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (0.27%) Windows XP
6 1 (0.13%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 238 (31.95%) Data Analysis
2 129 (17.32%) Migration
3 121 (16.24%) Data Modelling
4 111 (14.90%) Analytics
5 105 (14.09%) Data Migration
6 101 (13.56%) Data Management
7 77 (10.34%) ETL
8 73 (9.80%) Business Analysis
9 69 (9.26%) Business Intelligence
10 59 (7.92%) Validation
11 56 (7.52%) Data Mapping
12 52 (6.98%) Data Cleansing
13 51 (6.85%) Data Governance
14 50 (6.71%) Agile Software Development
15 49 (6.58%) CRM
16 48 (6.44%) Stakeholder Management
17 46 (6.17%) Asset Management
18 34 (4.56%) Investment Management
19 33 (4.43%) Project Management
20 29 (3.89%) Logical Data Model
Programming Languages
1 351 (47.11%) SQL
2 74 (9.93%) VBA
3 49 (6.58%) T-SQL
4 20 (2.68%) R
5 16 (2.15%) Python
5 16 (2.15%) PL/SQL
6 14 (1.88%) Java
7 9 (1.21%) VB
8 5 (0.67%) C
9 4 (0.54%) C#
9 4 (0.54%) MATLAB
9 4 (0.54%) PowerShell
10 3 (0.40%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
11 2 (0.27%) Scala
11 2 (0.27%) SAS Macro
11 2 (0.27%) Shell Script
11 2 (0.27%) Perl
11 2 (0.27%) VB.NET
12 1 (0.13%) C++
12 1 (0.13%) Lingo
Qualifications
1 52 (6.98%) Degree
2 9 (1.21%) Security Cleared
3 4 (0.54%) DV Cleared
4 3 (0.40%) CISMP
4 3 (0.40%) SC Cleared
4 3 (0.40%) ISEB
4 3 (0.40%) CISSP
4 3 (0.40%) PMP
4 3 (0.40%) PMI Certification
5 2 (0.27%) ACCA
5 2 (0.27%) CIMA
6 1 (0.13%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.13%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.13%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.13%) Six Sigma Black Belt
6 1 (0.13%) Postgraduate
6 1 (0.13%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 62 (8.32%) Data Quality
2 25 (3.36%) QA
3 14 (1.88%) Solvency II
4 6 (0.81%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 4 (0.54%) PCI DSS
6 3 (0.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 3 (0.40%) SLA
7 2 (0.27%) Basel II
7 2 (0.27%) FATCA
7 2 (0.27%) CRD IV
8 1 (0.13%) Dodd-Frank
8 1 (0.13%) AIFMD
8 1 (0.13%) EMIR
8 1 (0.13%) GAAP
8 1 (0.13%) ISO 9000
8 1 (0.13%) COBIT
8 1 (0.13%) MiFID
8 1 (0.13%) Basel III
System Software
1 12 (1.61%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.13%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 4 (0.54%) Jitterbit
2 3 (0.40%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (0.27%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 2 (0.27%) SCCM
4 1 (0.13%) DBAmp
4 1 (0.13%) Oozie
4 1 (0.13%) Oracle EDQ
4 1 (0.13%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 81 (10.87%) Microsoft
2 60 (8.05%) Oracle
3 47 (6.31%) SAP
4 39 (5.23%) Tableau
5 24 (3.22%) Informatica
6 17 (2.28%) Salesforce.com
7 16 (2.15%) Cognos
8 14 (1.88%) Trillium
9 12 (1.61%) Alteryx
10 10 (1.34%) Google
10 10 (1.34%) IBM
10 10 (1.34%) Bloomberg
11 9 (1.21%) MicroStrategy
11 9 (1.21%) Talend
12 8 (1.07%) Sybase
13 7 (0.94%) Sun
13 7 (0.94%) Reuters
13 7 (0.94%) GoldenSource
14 6 (0.81%) SimCorp
14 6 (0.81%) WorldPay
London
Data Inc UK Ltd
Rate: Market Day Rate
Posted: 20 hours ago
Croydon, Surrey
Experis Ltd
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Salt
Rate: £375 - £400 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Aston Carter
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Arrows Group
Rate: £350 - £450 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Twenty Recruitment Group
Rate: From £430 to £500 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Central London / West End
@ITS
Rate: From £400 to £450 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
HFG
Rate: £500 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Montash
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Churchill Frank
Rate: £350 - £500 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £480.00 - £560.00 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Real Staffing
Rate: £500 - £550 per day + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Rate: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: 11 days ago
City of London
iKonnect
Rate: £450 - £490 per day
Posted: 11 days ago
London Bridge
I4 Recruitment
Rate: £25k - 30k per year
Posted: 14 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £250.00 - £300.00 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
London
Venturi
Rate: £400 - £550 per day
Posted: 20 days ago